Howard Hughes Corp. Sells The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk to RockStep Capital

Fishman Haygood client Howard Hughes Corp. recently sold The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk to RockStep Capital, a Houston-based shopping center operator. Click to read the press release from Howard Hughes Corp., as well as RockStep’s announcement here.

More than 10 years ago, the Howard Hughes Corp. bought the property. It then renovated and expanded the Riverwalk Marketplace into an outlet mall, which was reopened in 2014. Click here to read more on Nola.com.

Fishman Haygood’s representation included negotiating the purchase agreement and obtaining transfer approvals from the various landowners comprising the Riverwalk Marketplace, including the City of New Orleans, the Port of New Orleans, and Park Hotels & Resorts. Scott Willis, Tyler Marquette, and Matt Robért served as counsel to Howard Hughes Corp. Fishman Haygood’s captive title agency, Commercial Title Agency, served as the title agent for the transaction.

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